The Carnegie Observatories Lunch Talk Series

Unless otherwise noted, talks are on Fridays at 12:15PM in the auditorium at 813 Santa Barbara Street.  You can find a listing of lunch talks from previous years here.

Bring lunch.

Contact:  Mansi Kasliwal

Event Date Speaker
March 7, 2014 - 12:15pm Louis Abramson
Galaxy Evolution from Statistical Perspectives: Promises and Challenges
March 14, 2014 - 12:15pm Avi Shporer
Atmospheric characterization of the hot Jupiter exoplanet Kepler-13Ab
March 21, 2014 - 12:15pm Khee-Gan Lee
3D Mapping of the IGM on ~Mpc scales with Ly-a forest Tomography
April 25, 2014 - 12:15pm Michael Fall (STSCI)
Galaxy Formation, Angular Momentum, and the Hubble Sequence
May 9, 2014 - 12:15pm Johanna Teske
Diamonds in the Rough: A Cautionary Tale of C/O Ratios in Exoplanet Host Stars
May 30, 2014 - 12:15pm Lea Hagen (PSU)
Galaxy Science with the Swift Ultraviolet/Optical Telescope
June 13, 2014 - 12:15pm Shea Garrison-Kimmel
Lessons in Near-Field Cosmology from Simulating the Local Group
June 27, 2014 - 12:15pm Katey Alatalo (IPAC)
The birthrate of molecular gas in extreme environments: compact groups and AGN interference in the normal operation of star formation
July 11, 2014 - 12:15pm Mia Bovill
Formation and Evolution of dSph Beyond the Local Group
August 8, 2014 - 12:15pm Emilie Parent, Kaew Tinyanont, Tyler Holland-Ashford, Alessia Garofalo
Summer Student Talks I
August 15, 2014 - 12:15pm Rodrigo Herrera Camus (University of Maryland)
[CII] 158 um Emission as a Star Formation Tracer
August 22, 2014 - 12:15pm Clarke Esmerian, Daniel McAndrew, Jiayi Sun, Michaelangelo Lucas, David Khatami
Summer Student Talks II
September 5, 2014 - 12:15pm Lev Tal-Or
Beaming binaries and planets from space-borne survey missions
September 19, 2014 - 12:15pm Marcel Neeleman (UCSD)
Using DLAs to Study the Physical Conditions of Gas in High Redshift Galaxies
September 26, 2014 - 12:15pm Mubdi Rahman (STSCI)
TBA
October 10, 2014 - 12:15pm Sirio Belli (Caltech)
Deep Keck spectroscopy of 1 < z < 2.5 quiescent galaxies: constraining the size growth and the mass assembly of the red sequence
October 17, 2014 - 12:15pm Shriharsh Tendulkar
Flip-flops between MSPs and LMXBs
October 24, 2014 - 12:15pm Ragnhild Lunnan (CfA)
Properties and Environments of Superluminous Supernovae from Pan-STARRS1
November 7, 2014 - 12:15pm Elisa Toloba
TBA
November 14, 2014 - 12:15pm TBA
NO Lunch Talk - Carnegie Science Day
November 17, 2014 - 2:00pm Dr. Sibylle Anderl (University of Grenoble)
An Introductory Tutorial on Astrophysical Shocks
December 12, 2014 - 12:15pm Greg Stinson
TBA